Humanities@Work connects Case Western Reserve University humanities students with corporate, government, nonprofit, and other partners through community discussions, networking events, and paid career opportunities. Humanities@Work is sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences and the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities and in collaboration with the CWRU Career Center, the Office of Corporate Relations, and the Office of Government and Community Relations.

Please note: This site only has information about undergraduate programming at the Baker-Nord Center.  For information on all of the center’s programming, including public events, faculty funding, and endowed lectures, please visit the Baker-Nord Center’s website, bakernord.case.edu.

Internships at Playhouse Square

Playhouse Square is currently looking to fill five internship positions in Digital Marketing, Ticket Sales, Marketing, Digital Content, and Production. The Playhouse is a wonderful employer, and an easy and quick bus ride down Euclid Ave. If you are interested in applying, please visit their employment page, which also...

Finding Summer Internships with PGP&EE

The Office of Post-Graduate Planning and Experiential Education is continuing their workshop meetups for all undergraduate students in the College of Arts & Sciences, which are especially useful to students who don't know where to begin in searching for summer internships. Students can RSVP in Handshake. Thursday, October 24,...

Humanities@Work: Entertainment

We are pleased to announce the Fall 2019 Humanities@Work Panel theme of Entertainment: Careers in Marketing, Music, & Theater! The discussion will feature Mark Leddy (Kenyon, History '82), the Owner and Co-Founder of Beachland Ballroom; Cindi Szymanski (Cincinnati, English '97), Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications at Playhouse Square;...

Maximizing Your Social Media Presence

The third session in the new Humanities@Work Jumpstart Your Search series. At the lunchheon-style workshop, students will learn how to maximize your LinkedIn profile and uncover new opportunities through social media. We'll start with the Elite Eight steps to creating an effective and professional profile, then discuss how to...

Standing Out in the Digital Age

The second event in the new Humanities@Work Jumpstart Your Search series. At the lunchheon-style workshop, students will learn the essential elements of a strong resume, including how to create a resume that showcases the best you, and how to maximize your resume for online Applicant Tracking Systems. Registration required...

Crafting Your Elevator Pitch

The first event in the new Humanities@Work Jumpstart Your Search series. At the lunchheon-style workshop, students will learn how to create an elevator pitch that is both authentic and professional; the basics of networking and cold calling; and how to customize your networking strategy so that you can feel...

Humanities@Work: NONPROFITS

The Baker-Nord Center, in partnership with PGP&EE and CCEL, are excited to announce Humanities@Work:Nonprofits, a panel discussion exploring careers for the common good.  Students will have the opportunity to meet with three distinguished alumni who are experts in leadership, nonprofits, and public service. The event is Thursday, October 10 at 5:30pm...

David Henry Hwang @ ThinkForum

University Events has invited David Henry Hwang to campus to deliver one of the fall CWRU ThinkForum lectures! Playwright, screenwriter, television writer, and librettist David Henry Hwang discusses his works, including M. Butterfly and Yellow Face, sharing his writing process and explaining how the artist creates art, but art...

Manoush Zomorodi @ ThinkForum

University Events has invited Manoush Zomorodi to campus to deliver one of the fall CWRU ThinkForum lectures! As an author, journalist, podcaster, and entrepreneur, Zomorodi explores our relationship with modern technology and examines how we can preserve our humanity in an ever accelerating world. She offers everyday tips for...

Pre-Law Workshop

Pre-Law Workshop Writing the Personal Statement Friday, Sept. 13th, 12:45-2 pm. in Sears 333 RSVP in Handshake  This interactive workshop will show you the do's and don't's of writing personal statements for law school applications.